Mandarin Oriental London
66, Knightsbridge, England, SW1X 7LA, United Kingdom
Mandarin Oriental London Corporate Functions & Events
Mandarin Oriental London is a prestigious, five-star hotel in the heart of London. Their elegant event spaces are renowned for hosting high-profile business events, having done so for several decades.
For grand business events of up to 250 guests, the Mandarin Ballroom is an impressive choice, comprising rich 24-carat gilding, breathtaking chandeliers and dramatic floor-to-ceiling windows. Alternatively, the Carlyle Suite or adjoining Balfour and Asquith rooms, with their own butler service and private entrance, may be your preference with space for up to 120 theatre guests or up to 150 for private dining. For small-medium sized events, there are a number of meeting rooms available that can accommodate up to 60 guests in a theatre setting or 30 for a boardroom style. For a chic corporate gathering, private dining options are available in a 16th-century Tudor inspired space which can accommodate up to 12 guests.
With first-rate technology and excellent event facilities, Mandarin Oriental London offers the perfect environment for an array of business events. The venue has an exclusive audiovisual company on-hand to provide the most advanced equipment for your business needs, as well as a dedicated event manager who will ensure your day runs as smoothly as possible. A green room for event organisers, as well as multilingual staff, are also readily available.
Conveniently situated at an unrivalled Hyde Park address and with excellent transport links, the venue is in a prime location for important business functions.
Mandarin Oriental London Corporate Function & Event Highlights:
- Within easy reach of the capital’s main financial and business districts
- Knightsbridge underground station is conveniently situated directly outside the hotel
- Michelin star restaurant on-site
- A diverse selection of event spaces, including the Mandarin Ballroom, Carlyle Suite and Loggia Room
- Magnificent views overlooking Hyde Park
In-house Catering & Dry Hire
Spaces At This Venue
The Mandarin Ballroom has hosted many celebrations for royals and celebrities, and is where HM Queen Elizabeth II learned to dance with her sister. Filled with rich 24-carat gilding, breathtaking chandeliers and dramatic floor-to-ceiling windows, the magnificent room can accommodate parties up to 400 guests and features its own entrance onto Knightsbridge and an exclusive Royal Entrance onto Hyde Park. It’s the only five-star hotel in London to offer an adjoining outdoor space with panoramic Hyde Park views.
Carlyle Suite 1 & 2
The Carlyle Suite is an ideal backdrop for small private parties and intimate gatherings. Adjacent to the Mandarin Ballroom, it’s perfect for pre-dinner cocktails or informal coffee breaks and features elegant bas relief panels and grand arched openings. The suite can be hired as a whole or split into two rooms.
Balfour & Asquith
Situated close to the Mandarin Ballroom and fitted with the latest high-tech equipment, the Balfour and Asquith Rooms are suitable for board meetings, launches, presentations and private dining. These elegant rooms also include the services of a personal butler and a private Knightsbridge entrance.
For small business meetings, guests can choose from Balfour, Asquith, Carlyle East, Carlyle West or the Loggia Room. With unobstructed views over Hyde Park, The Loggia bursts with natural daylight and features elegant gilding and tall French doors which open out onto a terrace.
Mandarin Oriental London Catering
Whether you’re hosting a large party or an intimate dinner, Mandarin Oriental Hotel can provide all manner of cuisines for your occasion. From canapés to desserts, a lavish buffet to a sit-down dinner, the glamorous venue has the experience and creativity to create your perfect bespoke menu.
Highlights of Catering at Mandarin Oriental London:
- Bespoke menu options
- Five-star culinary team
- Only the freshest and finest ingredients used
- Dinner by Heston Blumenthal
- Sale E Pepe
- Mari Vanna
- Zuma London
- Hyde Park
- Kensington Gardens
- St James’s Park
- Green Park
- Victoria and Albert Museum
- London Oratory
- Wellington Arch
- Science Museum
Brilliant interior design, lovely staff, elegant rooms with all modern amenities, […] unique location with direct access to Hyde Park!
Chic Traveller ·
Only visited for a training day in one of the meeting rooms but it was beautiful, the staff were very polite and professional and the food was gorgeous.
Lee Hayes ·
The Grand Dame of London's Heritage hotels. Nothing is too much for The MO team...
Richard Williams ·
Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, Mandarin Oriental London has a number of diverse event spaces and is renowned for hosting high-profile business events, having done so for several decades.
Situated just minutes from Knightsbridge Underground, and a short stroll of Sloane Street, Harrods, Harvey Nichols and Green Park, Mandarin Oriental London is conveniently accessed by public transport or taxi.
Valet Parking is available to a highly secure car park adjacent to the hotel.
With three outstanding restaurants, two Michelin stars, and one magnificent bar, Mandarin Oriental London is one of the city’s finest culinary destinations.
Yes, there are 181 hotel rooms, with prices starting from £740 per night.
Aneeza started in the event industry in 2011 and has since worked with many recognisable FTSE companies and brands on the planning and operational side for private events and corporate functions. She brings a passionate spirit and unwavering eye for detail to our London team. She's also a self-proclaimed foodie and loves to give tips on the best bars and restaurants in town.